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By Catherine Cometti Samargo

one other facet of the road follows a tender woman’s seven-year development from neophyte instructor to gutsy union activist. It’s 1914, and the coal in southern West Virginia is a firmly entrenched hegemony, having succeeded in holding the union out. careworn and intimidated via strikebreakers, coal miners paintings in harmful underground stipulations whereas their households undergo fiscal exploitation in cities owned by means of coal businesses. Naive outsider Sarah Jennings accepts a task educating institution in a single of these cities and inadvertently stumbles upon a contentious fight seething underneath the outside of the community’s outward calm. brutal murders open her green eyes to either side of a well-defined line, and he or she steadily musters the nerve to hitch with the miners’ reason. Her position in undercover actions ultimately forces her right into a risky yet pivotal place in a struggle for union acceptance. This meticulously researched novel, depicting lifestyles in early coal camps, humanizes a crossroads in exertions heritage and portrays an array of person responses to adversity.

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